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If you tested POSITIVE and have mild to moderate cold-like symptoms
If you have severe symptoms or shortness of breath
If you used a COVID home test kit and your result is POSITIVE
If you used a COVID home test kit and your result is NEGATIVE
If you tested POSITIVE but have NO symptoms
*These symptoms listed are not all inclusive.
Please consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning.
El Rio patients may contact nurse triage by phone 24/7 by calling (520) 670-3909.
Our team will help you decide if you need to be seen, evaluated or tested. We can help patients who have tested positive for COVID-19 decide what to do.
In accordance with local health department recommendations, El Rio may enact certain policies to protect patients and staff. These may include, but are not limited to:
Prior to your visit, please reference instructions given by Patient Communications Representatives and posted signage at our health centers. Thank you for your understanding and helping to protect our community.
COVID-19 Testing Sites:
For more information about testing sites, please visit: Pima County COVID-19 Testing Centers – Pima County
How is COVID-19 spread?
COVID-19 is spread when a person who has the virus coughs or sneezes and respiratory droplets are inhaled, like the flu or the common cold. It may also be possible to get COVID-19 by touching a surface where the virus is present and then touching your mouth, nose or eyes.
Things you can do to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and other viruses:
Like the flu or the common cold, COVID-19 is spread person to person when an infected person coughs or sneezes and respiratory droplets are inhaled. It may also be possible to contract COVID-19 by touching a surface where the virus is present and then touching your mouth, nose or eyes.
Potential Fraud Related to COVID-19
Please be aware that criminals are attempting to exploit COVID-19 worldwide through a variety of scams. Visit https://www.justice.gov/coronavirus to learn more and how to stay alert.
Covid-19 Vaccine Advice If You Are Pregnant or Breastfeeding (English)
Covid-19 Vaccine Advice If You Are Pregnant or Breastfeeding (Spanish)
Pima County Health Department COVID-19 Website
CDC COVID-19 Website
Cox Communications Connect2Compete Program
Covid-19 Fact Sheets in 3o+ Languages
Our El Pueblo Pharmacy will close at noon on Friday, August 4th and will remain closed on Saturday, August 5th. It will reopen with normal business hours on Monday, August 7th. We apologize for any inconvenience.